Catalog Number: 20000412, 19991208
Pulitzer Prize winning poet, C.K. Williams, reads from his award-winning book, Repair, as well as from his Selected Poems. Williams is the author of 15 books of poetry, and has been awarded many previous honors including the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Berlin Prize, and the 1999 American Academy of Arts and Letters Literature Award. In this public poetry reading, he shares some of the inspiration for his work.
Ted Olson is the winner of two Appalachian Book of the Year Awards and is a six-time Grammy nominee for Best Album Notes. A professor of Appalachian Studies at East Tennessee State University, Olson has served as editor for ...
In this public reading at The Writer's Place in Kansas City, poets Mia Leonin and Gustavo Adolfo Aybar celebrate Hispanic island cultures. Aybar, a native of the Dominican Republic, is a Cave Canem Fellow who shares poems from his 2017 debut colle...
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